in the U.S.
since 1880


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How popular is the baby name Araya in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1979 5 5 0
1987 5 5 0
1990 12 12 0
1991 12 12 0
1992 22 22 0
1993 22 22 0
1994 18 18 0
1995 24 24 0
1996 17 17 0
1997 27 27 0
1998 49 49 0
1999 29 29 0
2000 82 82 0
2001 79 79 0
2002 72 72 0
2003 70 70 0
2004 89 89 0
2005 108 108 0
2006 119 119 0
2007 130 130 0
2008 109 109 0
2009 118 118 0
2010 103 103 0
2011 120 120 0
2012 122 122 0
2013 120 120 0
2014 149 149 0
2015 178 173 5

Want to know about the popularity of the Araya baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,010 babies born with the name Araya in the United States. That's more than enough Arayas to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Araya" was in 2015 with a total of 173 babies.

According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Araya" is not a popular baby girl's name in Missouri. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 2007. Across the entire United States a total of only 130 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Araya popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Araya in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular Indiana names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Araya" mean? The list below shows the origins of Araya as well as things modernly associated with the name Araya such as celebrities named Araya.

Araya A Harget

Araya was born in 1981.


Other Inspirations for the Name Araya

Araya A Hargate
Araya Desta
Araya Hailu
Araya Mengesha
Araya Rims
Araya Souren
Araya Evans

Alternative Meanings

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

A is for able, for you surely are.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

Your name in reverse order is "Ayara". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Raaya". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Araya born Feb 24, 1924

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Japan approximately on 1250. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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